Pedego 24" Trail Tracker Review

Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Electric Bike Review
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker 500 Watt Dapu Hub Motor
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Removable Mid Frame 36 Volt Battery Pack
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Twist Throttle
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Lcd Display With Buttons
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Avid Bb7 Mechanical Disc Brakes
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Shimano Acera Seven Speeds
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Mid Mount Extra Long Kickstand
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Ebike Charger Manual Pedals Touch Up Paint
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Electric Bike Review
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker 500 Watt Dapu Hub Motor
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Removable Mid Frame 36 Volt Battery Pack
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Twist Throttle
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Lcd Display With Buttons
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Avid Bb7 Mechanical Disc Brakes
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Shimano Acera Seven Speeds
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Mid Mount Extra Long Kickstand
Pedego 24 Trail Tracker Ebike Charger Manual Pedals Touch Up Paint

Summary

  • One of the only 24" sized fat e-bikes I have ever seen, it's easier to approach, stand over, and handle for short to mid-sized riders, Pedego also offers a 20" fat model for kids
  • Large comfortable tires that work well on sand or snow when deflated to 5-8 PSI, an integrated aimable headlight keeps you visible and lights the way, pedal assist and throttle operation
  • Large 180 mm mechanical disc brakes with tool-free adjustable calipers, motor inhibitors, and an integrated bell, updated frame design with shorter wheelbase improves handling
  • Fairly expensive but you get a large network of dealers for in-person support, heavy but powerful and well balanced, the bike comes with an extra fuse, touch up paint, and a quick 3 Amp charger

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Introduction

Make:

Pedego

Model:

24" Trail Tracker

Price:

$2,895

Body Position:

Forward

Suggested Use:

Sand and Snow, Trail

Electric Bike Class:

Throttle on Demand (Class 2)
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Warranty:

2 Year Comprehensive, Lifetime Frame

Availability:

United States, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Europe

Model Year:

2017

Bicycle Details

Total Weight:

58.6 lbs (26.58 kg)

Battery Weight:

6.5 lbs (2.94 kg)

Motor Weight:

8.36 lbs (3.79 kg)

Frame Material:

6061 Aluminum Alloy

Frame Sizes:

16 in (40.64 cm)

Geometry Measurements:

16" Seat Tube, 22" Reach, 27.5" Stand Over Height, 71.5" Length

Frame Types:

High-Step

Frame Colors:

Matte Black with Blue or Black Rims

Frame Fork Details:

Rigid Steel, 9 mm Axle Diameter with Nuts

Frame Rear Details:

9 mm Axle Diameter with Nuts

Attachment Points:

Rear Rack Bosses, Fender Bosses, Bottle Cage Bosses

Gearing Details:

7 Speed 1x7, Shimano Acera Derailleur, CS-HG20-7 Cassette, 12-32T

Shifter Details:

Shimano SIS Index Shifter on Right, Model FT55

Cranks:

170 mm, 3Piece Aluminum Alloy, 38 Tooth Chain Ring with Alloy Bash Guard

Pedals:

Pedego Branded Wellgo, Aluminum Alloy Platform, Black

Headset:

Neco, 1-1/8"

Stem:

Four 4 mm Spacer Stacks, 40 mm Length

Handlebar:

640 mm Width, 9° Rise, Low-Rise Aluminum Alloy, Black

Brake Details:

Avid BB7 Mechanical Disc Brakes with 180 mm Rotors, Tektro Brake Levers with Rubberized Edges and Integrated Motor Inhibitors and Bell

Grips:

Pedego Branded Velo Flat Rubber with Lockers

Saddle:

Pedego Branded Velo, Black

Seat Post:

EXA Form, Aluminum Alloy, Suspension

Seat Post Length:

350 mm

Seat Post Diameter:

28.6 mm

Rims:

3" Width, 36 Hole

Spokes:

Stainless Steel, 12G Black

Tire Brand:

VEETIRE CO, 24″ x 4″

Wheel Sizes:

24 in (60.96cm)

Tire Details:

5 to 20 PSI

Tube Details:

Shrader Valve, Pre-Slimed

Accessories:

Adjustable Length Kickstand, Integrated LED Headlight 15 Lux, Neoprene Slap Guard on Right Chain Stay, Optional Rim Accent Colors: Matte Black, Blue

Other:

Locking Removable Battery Pack, 18 Amp Controller (21 Peak), Shimano HG20 Chain, VPBC63 Sealed Bottom Bracket 100 mm x 151.5 mm, 1.9 lb 3 Amp Charger

Electronic Details

Motor Brand:

Dapu

Motor Type:

Rear-Mounted Geared Hub
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Motor Nominal Output:

500 watts

Motor Peak Output:

864 watts

Motor Torque:

35 Newton meters

Battery Brand:

Panasonic, 18650

Battery Voltage:

36 volts

Battery Amp Hours:

11.6 ah

Battery Watt Hours:

417.6 wh

Battery Chemistry:

Lithium-ion

Charge Time:

4 hours

Estimated Min Range:

20 miles (32 km)

Estimated Max Range:

36 miles (58 km)

Display Type:

Fixed, Monochrome, Backlit LCD with USB Charging Port

Readouts:

Speed, Cadence Sensing Assist (1-5), Throttle Mode (6), Battery Charge Percentage, Battery Charge Cycles, Battery Voltage, Time, Odometer, Trip Meter

Drive Mode:

Twist Throttle, Cadence Sensing Pedal Assist (12 Magnet Disc)

Top Speed:

20 mph (32 kph)

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Written Review

Pedego is offering something very special with the new 24″ Trail Tracker. It’s a medium sized fat tire electric bicycle that makes mounting, standing over, and controlling a lot easier for small and mid-sized riders. This is a large, relatively heavy, electric bike after all. The last thing you want is an off-balance stopped position or struggle even getting on. Amazingly, the company also offers a kid-sized 20″ Trail Tracker, and of course, they have the full sized 26″ model which is shown in the video review above to sort of contrast the size differences and show off a suspension fork add-on. All of these bikes share a similar look and have seen incremental improvements since 2013 when Pedego was using rear-rack batteries. By contrast, the newest models have downtube integrated packs that keep weight low and center and free up the back of the bike for swinging your leg over or adding your own aftermarket disc brake compatible rack like this. While this and other Trail Tracker models do not come cheap, they do offer excellent dealer support so you can get fitted and have somewhere to go if and when you need maintenance or upgrades. This is sort of a niche product, fat tire bikes were originally designed for use on sand or snow, but more and more people are buying them just for fun riding around the neighborhood. I love that Pedego opted for disc brakes given the larger size and continues to offer pedal assist and throttle so you get full power or efficiency based on your ride preference. They even threw on an integrated headlight to help you manage nighttime riding conditions… but you’ll have to use your own backlight. I often clip one onto my backpack or helmet. As a medium sized guy measuring ~5’9″ this bike felt great, and I had plenty of leg clearance. Note the 27.5″ effective standover height and measure your own inseam with shoes on to determine whether it would work for you.

The drive system consists of a powerful, high-end, hub motor from Dapu rated at 500+ watts. What makes it nice is how compact and quite it is despite being so powerful. It can peak out at over 850 watts and offers a max torque rating of 35 Newton meters which is a lot for a hub. Many companies are now offering mid-drive motors in place of or in addition to hub motors (which tend to cost less), the advantage is that you can leverage motor power more effectively… but they tend to wear the chain and gears down more quickly and rarely have throttle operation as an option. With the Dapu hub motor, Pedego offers both drive modes and it really doesn’t matter what gear you pedal with, the motor offers a smooth steady output. I think it blends in nicely between the large disc brake rotor on the left and the seven-speed cassette on the right. Seven gears isn’t a lot but the top assisted speed here is 20 mph so it’s good enough and the derailleur is two steps up from the base Shimano offering. In all truth, it’s a low/mid level setup and the shifter is not performance oriented, but the larger thumb levers make it easier to use when wearing gloves. There’s also a large window with clear readout for what gear is in use. This choice was probably a cost saving, snow or cold weather capable, entry-level friendly choice and it performed well enough during my tests. The cockpit is clean and easy to understand. I love that both brake levers have motor inhibitors built in so that when you pull, they instantly cut power to the motor as well as stop the wheels.

Powering the motor, backlit display, integrated USB charging port, and headlight is a custom designed downtube-inset battery pack. You can charge this thing on or off the bike, it has a little handle at the top for easy carrying, and while it does lock into the frame… you don’t have to leave the keys in to get it going (as some of the older Pedego models required). You get 36 volts, 11 amp hours to play with and I’d say that’s a touch above average in terms of capacity. The full sized Trail Tracker offers a 48-volt system which transfers electricity slightly more efficiently but that model also costs more and weighs about five pounds more. You’ll probably get a lot of attention and interest with the fat tires on their own so I like that the electric-bike aspect of this model is toned down a little, it just looks clean. The design also improves frame stiffness and spreads weight out evenly front to rear, making it feel more stable. Paul, the product manager, and designer for this bike, told me that they managed to shorten the wheelbase a bit for their 2017 Trail Tracker lineup and that the result was a tighter turning radius and more nimble handling.

Operating the bike is a simple two-step process and there are a couple of fun tricks and extras that the display offers this time around. Once the battery is charged and mounted, just press the silver circle button near the top of the pack and then click the power button on the LCD display panel. The screen flickers to life and shows your basic speed, assist level, and battery capacity readouts. I love that you can click set and + together to switch from battery voltage to cycle count and percentage because the five bar infographic just isn’t as precise as I prefer, percentage is definitely useful for a bike that’s heavier and less efficient like these fat tire models tend to be. The bike powers on in level zero which is what Pedego calls “freeride mode” and that’s just basically “no support” but you do get the display showing stats and the headlight going. As you press the plus button up through levels 1-5 the pedal assist sensor activates and starts listening for crank arm rotation. The new cadence sensor is compact and less likely to get bumped or thrown off with mud and water accumulation. In any of these five levels you can use the half-grip twist throttle on the left grip for instant power. This is a wonderful tool for starting after a stop sign or adding power to climb a hill or catch up to a friend. Why not have a throttle?! Well, it does change the bike from Class 1 to Class 2 which is technically not allowed on some trails but in my experience, the motor is not powerful enough to spin out or cause trail damage so the distinction is a little silly. The top speed here is 20 mph but you can certainly pedal or coast faster than that… to a degree. The seven speed cassette is only going to let you pedal so fast. Anyway, the final setting is level six which is throttle only. This is nice if you get spooked with pedal assist and don’t want to be surprised when accidentally forgetting and moving the cranks. Note the USB charging port at the base of the control panel, this is great fo use with a smartphone GPS, extra lights (some users string Christmas lights on their bikes for fun) or a portable bluetooth speaker system.

Pedego tries to preserve the simple, clean look of their original bikes and create a sort of nostalgia for some classic beach cruisers. The Trail Tracker models look simple and sturdy to me but they don’t lack bottle cage bosses, rear rack bosses, fender bosses, drive mode options, or high-end drive systems. This is a capable ebike that offers on and off-road fun. You do pay a bit of a premium for the Pedego name, strong two-year warranty, and friendly network of dealers… but it’s worth it in a lot of ways in my opinion. Pedego shops often have ebike rental programs so you could try the bikes out and enjoy seeing a new city. They have some color options (in this case just the rim color) and they use standard bicycle parts that will be easy to work with for years to come. Their battery design is proprietary but uses high-end Panasonic cells with reliable Lithium-ion chemistry. And the bike will charge quickly thanks to a 3 Amp charger whereas most other electric bikes only offer 2 Amp chargers. If you’re on the market for a fun “go anywhere” electric bike that has a bit of comfort and stability mixed in, any of these fat tire bikes would fit the bill. With the 24″ Trail Tracker you get a suspension seatpost to further smooth out the ride and that sloping top tube and unique wheel size provides an awesome experience. It’s a solid electric bike.

Pros:

  • The battery and motor are well hidden and spread weight across the frame vs. keeping it high up in the rear
  • Large 4″ wide tires provide excellent traction, a bit of comfort, and can be deflated slightly (5 to 8 PSI) to work on sand or snow
  • Threaded electrical connectors keep water from getting into the sensitive bits but make maintenance and damage replacement easier
  • Pedego has one of the largest dealer networks in the US and is growing globally, you can often test ride and get fitted as well as serviced in person
  • Strong 180 mm mechanical disc brakes offer good stopping power for this 58+ lb ebike, they stay clear of water and mud much better than rim brakes
  • You get an aimable integrated headlight to help you navigate paths in the dark and keep you visible to cars and other riders
  • I really appreciate the suspension post upgrade, the rigid Aluminum frame is stiff and sturdy but the vibration dampening steel fork, large tires, and suspension post help to reduce the motion and discomfort of a bumpy trail transferring into your body
  • Angled top tube and smaller 24″ diameter wheels lower the standover height of this bike, making it easier to mount and handle for people with short inseams
  • Nice solid pedals with great traction, a neoprene slap guard to protect the chainstay, alloy bash guard to clear pants, and locking grips for a solid hold
  • The removable battery pack can be charged on or off the frame for convenience, if you wanted to commute with the bike or maybe park the frame in the garage but protect the battery inside, the charger is fairly portable and quick offering 3 Amps vs. the standard 2 Amp I see on a lot of others
  • Pedego redesigned the frame to create a shorter wheelbase which improves handling and makes the frame stiffer in general for efficiency
  • They managed to squeeze in bottle cage bosses on the seat tube! This is useful for carrying fluids or a folding lock or mini-pump, whether you use it or not, it’s nice to have the option there and the back of the bike has provisions for adding a cargo rack if you want even more hauling capacity
  • I love that Pedego includes a thorough manual with their bikes, a small tool set, an extra fuse, and touch-up paint, it just feels like you’re getting more for your money and keeps the bike going
  • The brakes have motor inhibitors built in so that anytime you pull, the motor immediately cuts out for safety, I like the integrated bell on the left lever
  • Cadence sensing pedal assist allows you to pedal softly but still get full power, I like it because I have sensitive knees, Pedego upgraded the sensor to be small and stay out of the way which makes it more durable
  • You get throttle on demand performance which is great for starting or powering up a hill without having to adjust assist level (which can be distracting), the twist throttle is easy to use and overrides assist
  • Pedego now offers a two-year comprehensive warranty and lifetime warranty on the frame
  • The power cable that runs to the motor is mounted to the left chainstay vs. the right which keeps the drivetrain less crowded, it is also tucked in near the frame better than the older cheaper motor cables that could get snagged or bent if the bike tipped
  • The Shimano Acera drivetrain is two steps up from the base level component group and has a large thumb-shifter that is easy to use if you’re wearing gloves (which makes sense on a fat e-bike like the Trail Tracker)
  • The battery seats into the frame really well, it clicks so you know it’s connected, and you don’t have to leave the key in while riding like you did on the older models
  • If you want to charge your phone or an extra light while riding, you can plug directly into the base of the display because it has a 5 Volt USB port which pulls power from the main battery, very cool!
  • I love how the display shows battery percentage as well as a battery infographic with bars, it’s just more precise with the percentage (press Set and + at the same time to cycle through to battery cycles and battery voltage from percentage)
  • Pedego has a list of recommended accessories that will work with each bike such as a wide rack and wide fenders for the Trail Tracker here
  • The spokes are slightly thicker at 13 gauge vs. 14 gauge and because the wheel diameter is smaller, they tend to be stronger and provide a higher weight/force rating, the hub motor also gets a mechancal advantage

Cons:

  • The headlight is great but I wish Pedego also offered a backlight that was wired in, you can always add a clip-on light at your seat post or on a backpack/helmet
  • This is a heavy electric bike at 58.5 lbs and both wheels use nuts vs. quick release systems so servicing, storing, and transporting often requires a tool and some extra time
  • As great as the disc brakes are, with a tool-free adjustable caliper setup, the mechanical design isn’t as fluid or easy to pull as hydraulic which usually also has adjustable-length levers
  • The kickstand works well enough, it is extra large and adjustable, but is positioned at the bottom bracket where it can collide with the left crank if you walk the bike backward
  • For nearly $3k I feel like the bike is on the expensive side… that said, it’s the only 24″ fat electric bike I know of at this time and the warranty is great
  • To power on the bike you have to take two steps (first press the power ring on the battery and then the power button on the display), it takes a bit of extra time but at least the two buttons are easy to reach if you have already mounted the bike
  • Cadence sensors aren’t as fluid or quick to let the motor kick in so there was some delay as I was testing…
    but being able to override with the throttle basically solves this

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3 months ago

Pedego’s growing family of fat-tire electric bikes are brash and bold as ever — with a size for almost everyone

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 22, 2017 — The original Pedego® Trail Tracker fat-tire trail bikes roared into the electric bike world two years ago bringing extra excitement to electric cycling. Pedego Electric Bikes today announced two new smaller-sized models of the Pedego Trail Tracker that will make bike riding on terrain as wild as sand, gravel or snow an exciting excursion for the whole family.

Available at Pedego stores and select electric bike dealers worldwide, the smaller Trail Trackers are specially sized and designed for smaller riders. These smaller 20” and 24” bikes round out the Trail Tracker line, which includes the original 26” Trail Tracker, a powerful bike that takes riders through all kinds of terrain for extra-exciting fun.

The Trail Tracker family is now available in three sizes to fit every member of the family:

· The 20” Trail Tracker — Designed for riders who are 4’11” to 5’3”. This bantam-sized Trail Tracker empowers smaller riders to zoom up and down the trail on exciting bike trips. Yet, the smallest of the Trail Tracker family is designed with safety in mind. It boasts a 36-volt, 11.6 amp-hour battery and is governed to a top speed of 12MPH — plenty of power to add thrills and fun while gentle enough for a less-experienced cyclist to manage. The bike’s throttle-only system allows riders to maintain manual control over their speeds. Available in striking matte black with neon orange rims, this rugged bike appeals to anyone seeking adventure.

· The 24” Trail Tracker — Designed for riders who are 5’4” to 5’9”. This feisty Trail Tracker is a little larger than the 20” Trail Tracker yet is designed to be more accessible than the larger 26” model. This size boasts the same advanced features as the larger bike, including a Pedal Assist LCD featuring Pedego’s exclusive PedalSense Technology™ — six levels of power that make automatic control of the bike more responsive than ever. The bike also has a throttle for easy manual control. Governed to a top speed of 20 MPH, the 36-volt, 11.6 amp-hour battery is a great fit for teens or smaller adults, providing plenty of power to keep up with bigger bikes while zooming up and down trails. Available in superhero-style matte black with matte black or shiny blue rims, this model is eye candy to all thrill seekers.

· The Original 26” Trail Tracker IV — Designed for riders over 5’5”. This sporty fat-tire bike is designed for riders over 5’5” tall who want to glide over sand, gravel or snow. This bike boasts 500 watts of acceleration and hill-climbing strength fueled by an integrated, down-tube 48-volt, 14 amp-hour lithium ion battery. Complete with LCD display and USB charging port, the Trail Tracker includes Pedego’s exclusive PedalSense Technology with six levels that make digital control of the bike more responsive than ever. The twist-and-go throttle adds instant speed for maximum command, and top-of-the-line SRAM disc brakes provide reliable stopping power. The bike’s enhanced frame geometry offers sporty handling and a relaxed, forward-riding position while leading the pack. Available in matte black with a choice of black, blue, red or green rims for extreme path appeal.

Riders will love the power and fun of these more-accessible Trail Tracker family additions. These high-quality electric bikes allow energetic riders to hop on and pedal away for exciting exploration and exercise, enabling smaller riders to zoom along with their taller friends and family members. Now couples and families can thrill to great journeys of discovery that will bring them closer. As cycling parents say, Families that tour together, endure together.

“Pedego is one of the only companies to offer smaller bikes. We aim to delight all our customers — of every size,” said Don DiCostanzo, CEO and co-founder, Pedego Electric Bikes. “The new low-set Pedego Trail Trackers are opening up the bike trails to more riders as everyone can ride along and make it a real family adventure.”

Pedego Electric Bikes also offers 10 “pedal or not” electric bike models, including cruisers, commuters, mountain bikes and specialty bikes including the Latch folding electric bike and Stretch cargo bike.

About Pedego
Pedego® Electric Bikes is the Number 1 electric bike brand in the United States, according to Navigant Research. Pedego manufactures 10 high-quality, innovative models, including cruisers, tandems, commuters, fat-tire bikes, mountain bikes, cargo bikes and a convenient electric folding bike. Sold at more than 90 Pedego-branded stores and hundreds of independent electric bike dealers worldwide, Pedego’s stylish “pedal or not” electric bikes boast powerful, whisper-quiet motors that let riders sail up hills and breeze through headwinds with a smile. Available in hundreds of color combinations, Pedego electric bikes deliver a green alternative for transportation, exercise and recreation — transforming lives with fun and delight. Founded in 2008, Orange County, Calif.-based Pedego inspires riders to say, “Hello, Fun!”

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Dmitri Nesteruk
2 weeks ago

Can you do a review of the 24" kids Haibike (Sduro HardFour 4.0) e-bike?

Tardisius
2 weeks ago

If the 24' had a chain guard, rear rack, swept back handle bars and mag wheels, I would buy one today =)

David Bledsoe
2 weeks ago

He always has a bicycle to ride 3mouths to get one wheel and not here yet sucks

Roco Roco
2 weeks ago

Holy crap... premium price on a bike that's slightly better than sondor lol.... get yourself a rad rover... for 3k you can get a wayyyyy better bike...

Jan Cedric I Ybanez
2 weeks ago

Been watching your videos lately and I like it! Gonna get an ebike soon, do you have any recommendations with a 1300usd budget? Been checking something with cyrusher

Jose Rodriguez
2 weeks ago

price?

Jim Hofoss
2 weeks ago

overpriced

pipeman451
2 weeks ago

Outstanding review of an outstanding EB. But did you like it 😀!!! Getting better all the time

Lucas Montenegro
2 weeks ago

Please more videos about conversion kits!!! thanks!

AlexandrosTGreat
2 weeks ago

Hey, I'm trying to figure out (as a soon to be first time electric bike owner and long-time viewer) which of the new Specialized Turbo Vado bikes to purchase. (I live in Minnesota) Any advice would be appreciated!! :)

Michigan Mister
2 weeks ago

so what do you mean "500w motor, but up to 850? Pedego rocks, my dealer is great.

fromkentucky
12 hours ago

Pretty much, yes. Most motors are programmed to put out around double their power rating for takeoff, then quickly decrease amperage to the rated limit to protect the motor from overheating.

Michigan Mister
2 weeks ago

hmm, ok. my boomerang has the same deal, 48/500. to me it's "zippy" enough- thanks

ElectricBikeReview.com
2 weeks ago

My understanding is that depending on the Amps put out by the motor controller, some motors have a range of operations but can consistently operate at their nominal rating indefinitely. So this motor is rated at 500 watts but can be pushed up to ~850 because of the way the controller is setup to send more amps. Very few manufacturers share their Amp rating and even the watt listing could be generalized, it's a difficult thing to interpret so I usually just try to explain how the motor feels, like smooth and soft or zippy. And that's also why I "gun it" to see how quickly it reaches the top speed :)

DeadlyDanDaMan
2 weeks ago

These are INCREDIBLY overpriced. You should check out the Xtreme Grizzly Fat Tire E-Bike. It's got the full 1250w 48v system for HALF the price of these bikes. Pedego is ripping people off.

Steve Donovan
2 weeks ago

I think the Pedico is arguably the better bike without getting into particulars but your point is one a lot of people make and with most all the manufactures. What we're seeing, right now, is considerable differential in price with respect to quality some consider not that important or more subtle. Nearly identical bikes can differ by a thousand or two because of a better front suspension and/or shift capability. So, if the more refined aspects of the ride along with dependable service/warranty are worth it to you, then you pay. And the best time to buy that really good bike is in December-January with last year's model :)

Michigan Mister
2 weeks ago

a quick call to Pedego, problem/question solved/answered yesterday. worth MY money...

ElectricBikeReview.com
2 weeks ago

They offer a different set of values. Xtreme is mostly online so you don't get to see and test the bike or get fit, you'll have to deal with maintenance on your own and they may use lower quality parts. That's okay and it's great that we have choices... but it's not a ripoff, just less emphasis on service :)

James Mason
2 weeks ago

never rode a fat bike don't know if I would like one

James Mason
2 weeks ago

Maybe I will go to local bike shop and try one out

ElectricBikeReview.com
2 weeks ago

They're kind of neat, the big tires offer comfort and float for sand and snow, they tend to be very stable too :D

Chauncey Smith
2 weeks ago

take my money. I love this review.

ElectricBikeReview.com
2 weeks ago

Ha! Awesome man, glad you liked it :D

Theo Valente
2 weeks ago

i really like this channel,thats what i call a REVIEW

ElectricBikeReview.com
2 weeks ago

Thanks Theo, I realize they can run a bit long at times but it's nice to really dig in, I really appreciate your comment :)

AlexandrosTGreat
2 weeks ago

First!

ElectricBikeReview.com
2 weeks ago

XD